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WE tv expands reality line-up with “Waka & Tammy: What the Flocka”

AMC Networks-owned American pay-TV channel WE tv has commissioned Entertainment One to produce the reality series Waka & Tammy: What the Flocka. The 6 x 60-minute series will trace the lives ...
February 13, 2020

AMC Networks-owned American pay-TV channel WE tv has commissioned Entertainment One to produce the reality series Waka & Tammy: What the Flocka.

The 6 x 60-minute series will trace the lives of hip hop artist Jauquin Malphurs, better known by his stage name Waka Flocka Flame, and his wife Tammy Rivera-Malphurs as they navigate the challenges of married life following the myriad ups and downs viewers witnessed on WE tv’s Marriage Boot Camp: Hip Hop Edition.

What the Flocka will catch up with Waka and Rivera-Malphurs in their new home in Atlanta one year after their wedding. The series will follow as the pair endures meddling in-laws and home renovations all while juggling music careers and parenting their teenage daughter, Charlie.

The series is executive produced by Tara Long and Gennifer Gardiner for eOne, a Hasbro company, alongside Tammy Rivera-Malphurs, Jauquin Malphurs, Datari Turner, Debra Antney. Lauren Gellert and Kari McFarland executive produce for WE tv.

Waka & Tammy: What the Flocka premieres March 12 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on WE tv.

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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